The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for DRM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited DRM over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Digital Rights Management (DRM)
England / South East
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 377 425 466
Rank change year-on-year +48 +41  
Permanent jobs citing DRM 17 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.12% 0.060% 0.014%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.069% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 1
Median salary £50,000 £85,000 £55,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -41.17% +53.15%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £75,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year -33.33% +45.63%  

DRM is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 12659 15948 18436
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 86.76% 86.70% 86.37%
Number of salaries quoted 10459 13388 14742
Median salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.15% +3.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

DRM
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing DRM as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for DRM in the South East

DRM
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DRM in the South East.

Salary trend for DRM in the South East

DRM
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DRM within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East Sussex - 13 £50,000 -
Berkshire +18 2 - -
West Sussex - 2 £55,000 -
DRM
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT jobs citing DRM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for DRM.

1 15 (50.00%) Oracle
1 15 (50.00%) Middleware
1 15 (50.00%) Hyperion
1 15 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
1 15 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 15 (50.00%) STB
1 15 (50.00%) Marketing
1 15 (50.00%) Hyperion Planning
1 15 (50.00%) Marketing Strategy
2 14 (46.67%) Android
2 14 (46.67%) Product Marketing
2 14 (46.67%) IPTV
2 14 (46.67%) Finance
2 14 (46.67%) DOCSIS
2 14 (46.67%) DVB
2 14 (46.67%) Linux
2 14 (46.67%) PL/SQL
2 14 (46.67%) SQL
2 14 (46.67%) HbbTV
3 13 (43.33%) System Testing
4 12 (40.00%) Java
5 11 (36.67%) Test Management
6 10 (33.33%) Google
6 10 (33.33%) Essbase
6 10 (33.33%) Roku
6 10 (33.33%) Over-the-Top Content
6 10 (33.33%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 10 (33.33%) Apple
7 9 (30.00%) HTML

DRM
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 15 (50.00%) Hyperion Planning
1 15 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (16.67%) Oracle Payables
2 5 (16.67%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 5 (16.67%) Oracle Receivables
3 4 (13.33%) Oracle Assets
3 4 (13.33%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 9 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (46.67%) DOCSIS
1 14 (46.67%) DVB
1 14 (46.67%) HbbTV
2 9 (30.00%) DLNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) Essbase
2 2 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle APEX
General
1 15 (50.00%) Marketing
1 15 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 14 (46.67%) Finance
3 8 (26.67%) Banking
4 2 (6.67%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 15 (50.00%) Marketing Manager
2 13 (43.33%) Developer
3 12 (40.00%) Systems Developer
4 9 (30.00%) Hyperion Developer
4 9 (30.00%) Oracle Developer
5 6 (20.00%) Senior Manager
5 6 (20.00%) Senior Marketing Manager
6 5 (16.67%) Hyperion Planner
7 1 (3.33%) Administrator
7 1 (3.33%) Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) E-Business Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Hyperion Administrator
7 1 (3.33%) Hyperion Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Oracle Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (50.00%) Middleware
2 9 (30.00%) HEVC
2 9 (30.00%) HTML
2 9 (30.00%) HTML5
2 9 (30.00%) PlayReady
Miscellaneous
1 15 (50.00%) STB
2 14 (46.67%) IPTV
3 10 (33.33%) Over-the-Top Content
4 9 (30.00%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 14 (46.67%) Android
1 14 (46.67%) Linux
2 7 (23.33%) Unix
3 6 (20.00%) Windows
4 5 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) Marketing Strategy
2 14 (46.67%) Product Marketing
3 13 (43.33%) System Testing
4 11 (36.67%) Test Management
5 10 (33.33%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 5 (16.67%) Process Improvement
6 5 (16.67%) Procure-to-Pay
7 3 (10.00%) Change Management
8 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (3.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (46.67%) PL/SQL
1 14 (46.67%) SQL
2 12 (40.00%) Java
3 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (30.00%) MBA
Vendors
1 15 (50.00%) Hyperion
1 15 (50.00%) Oracle
2 10 (33.33%) Apple
2 10 (33.33%) Google
2 10 (33.33%) Roku
3 9 (30.00%) Humax
3 9 (30.00%) Nagra
3 9 (30.00%) Verimatrix
4 2 (6.67%) SAP